ERIC Number: EJ631240
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Mole's Dilemma: Ethical Aspects of Public Internet Access in Academic Libraries.
Still, Julie; Kassabian, Vibiana
Internet Reference Services Quarterly, v4 n3 p7-22 1999
Discusses ethical issues concerning public Internet access in academic libraries. Highlights include intellectual freedom, censorship, technical aspects of limiting or restricting use, legal liability for public use of computers for illegal purposes such as child pornography, and the importance of priority use of terminals by the primary academic population. (Author/LRW)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Access to Computers, Access to Information, Censorship, Ethics, Higher Education, Intellectual Freedom, Internet, Legal Responsibility, Library Services, Pornography
Journal availability: The Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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